Environmental Management Officer

at Eskom South Africa
Location Grootvlei, Grootvlei, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR


Minimum Requirements




National Diploma (Environmental Management) with 4 years related experience


B Tech (Environmental Management) with 3 years related experience


BSc (Environmental Management) with 2 years related experience

Skills and Competencies


  • Behavioural:

o Strong drive to learn

o Be results and delivery focussed

o Be able to work as part of the team

o Integrity

o Safety Consciousness

o Professionalism


  • Leadership

o Strong communication skills

o Entrepreneurial mind-set

o Self – Starter

o Conflict Resolution

o Ability to deliver on expectations


  • Knowledge

o Environmental Management System : ISO14001

o Environmental Impact Assessments

o Approval process for statutory environmental approvals applicable the designated area of the business (e.g. Environmental Authorisation, Waste License, Water Use License, Tree cutting permit, Atmospheric Emission License)

o Environmental risk and due diligence assessments

o Environmental law

o Environmental auditing

o Environmental Incident Investigation


  • Skill

o Communication Skills

o Diversity Management

o The ability to apply analytical and logical thinking to gathering and analysing information, designing and testing solutions to problems and negotiation skills.

o Attention to detail

o Conflict resolution and negotiation skills

o Should demonstrate in practice, the ability to interact with and mobilise stakeholders

o Ability to communicate to staff and stakeholders

o Knowledge of Eskom business i.e. policies, procedures and directives

o Knowledge of environmental statutory / legislative requirements both national and provincial / local by-laws

o Presentation skills

o Multi – disciplinary problem solving

o Ability to write effective and professional reports


  • Attributes

o Hearing

o Visual acuity

o Mobility agility

o Communication skills


  • Assessment

o Interview

o Demonstrate experience

Key Responsibilities


  1. Provide support by implementing and executing the implementation an ISO14001 Environmental Management System and related procedures within the designated area of the business
  2. Ensure compliance to legislative and governance requirements of the designated area of the business through the implementation of compliance measures.
  3. Execute the process of obtaining Environmental Approvals.
  4. Implement and monitor Environmental Management Plans.
  5. Perform Environmental Investigations.


Interested candidates can send their CV